Twitter deletes President Buhari’s violence inciting statement


Social media giant, Twitter has removed tweets by President Muhammadu Buhari threating to unleash mayhem on the entire South-Eastern region of Nigeria.

The tweets which has generated a lot of disappointing reactions since it was posted yesterday on @MBuhari has been described as an intentional act to kill the Igbos.

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Following several complaints, Twitter eventually bowed to pressure, deleting the tweet.

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A comment by Twitter stated, “This Tweet violated the Twitter Rules”.